Position: Leading international firm searches for a lawyer to join the team in Dubai. The job includes getting involved in general banking work where business experience would be of a great advantage.
Company: This firm is a leading firm all over the world and specializes in a number of areas including project finance, trade finance, real estate finance, development finance, asset finance, treasury product development, establishment of Shariah Boards and Shariah corporate governance frameworks, and Islamic Bank regulatory work and general corporate financing.
Requirements: Candidate must have 3-4 years of banking and Islamic Finance experience. Experience in two or more practice areas mentioned above is also required. Candidate must be English law qualified or qualified in another Commonwealth jurisdiction. Candidate must also have experience of working in a major financial center.
Skills: Ability to demonstrate intellectual rigor- the ability to analyze, think laterally, and proffer solutions quickly. Strong drafting skills. Ability to deal with complex and intricate transactions involving multiple jurisdictions. Also has an interest in and aptitude for developing the firm’s businesses and strong relations with clients.